Advantage Nicol David as Laura Massaro slumps to defeat
Advantage Nicol David as Laura Massaro slumps to defeat

World champion Laura Massaro`s title defence was ended in bitter-sweet fashion by her friend and team mate when she lost in four up-and-down games to a Alison Waters in the quarter-finals.

Nicol David given good workout before making last eight
Nicol David given good workout before making last eight

Malaysia`s seven-time world champion Nicol David`s bid to regain her crown progressed on Tuesday as she became the first player to reach the quarter-finals but she was forced to battle surprisingly hard in both the first two games of her match in Cairo.

Indian squash scaled unprecedented heights in 2014
Indian squash scaled unprecedented heights in 2014

 Indian squash never had it better than 2014 as a bagful of firsts, highlighted by a gold each in the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games, marked a highly successful year for the racquet sport.

Nicol David happy with win over Egyptian teenager
Nicol David happy with win over Egyptian teenager

Malaysia`s seven-time women`s world squash champion Nicol David overcame a tough early challenge before seeing off plucky Egyptian teenager Yathreb Adel 11-9, 11-6, 11-3 in their world championships first round clash in Cairo on Monday.

Low Wee Wern proves Malaysia`s heroine again

Low Wee Wern, a heroine of Malaysia`s record-breaking run into the world team final at Niagara Falls eight days ago, made a wonderful recovery to avoid a startling let-down and a shock defeat in the women`s squash world championships on Monday.

Nicol David targets world title revenge
Nicol David targets world title revenge

 Nicol David will have achieved three records within one year if she regains the World Championship title from Laura Massaro at the Wadi Degla club from Monday.

India blanked 0-3 by France in women's world squash
India blanked 0-3 by France in women's world squash

Sans their top squash player Dipika Pallikal, India's struggle continued as they were blanked 0-3 by France for their second straight defeat in the ongoing WSF Women's World Team Squash Championship here.

 Indian women's squash team suffers second defeat
 Indian women's squash team suffers second defeat

India suffered their second defeat in two days, losing to fifth seed France in the WSF World women's team squash championship here Tuesday.

Depleted Indian squash team blanked by Asian rivals Hong Kong in opener
Depleted Indian squash team blanked by Asian rivals Hong Kong in opener

 India, minus their top squash player Dipika Pallikal, were outplayed by Hong Kong 0-3 in their opening match of the WSF Women's World Team Championship here.

Indian women go down to Hong Kong in squash championship

India went down 0-3 to higher seeded Hong Kong in the opening Group D league match of the WSF World women's team squash championship being held at Niagara-on-the-Lake venue Monday.

Former IOC vice president Dick Pound backs squash inclusion
Former IOC vice president Dick Pound backs squash inclusion

Former International Olympic Committee vice president Dick Pound is confident the IOC will drop regulations limiting the number of sports on the Games programme and says squash should be brought into the Olympic fold.

Amr Shabana defies years to reach world quarter-finals
Amr Shabana defies years to reach world quarter-finals

Amr Shabana, the 35-year-old four times former world champion, defied the years in emphatic fashion to reach the World Open quarter-finals for the 12th time in a row.

Saurav Ghosal downs Nasir Iqbal to enter World Squash C'ship pre-quarters
Saurav Ghosal downs Nasir Iqbal to enter World Squash C'ship pre-quarters

India's Saurav Ghosal earned a hard-fought 3-1 win against Pakistan's Nasir Iqbal to enter the pre-quarterfinals of the World Squash Championship, here on Monday.

Dipika Pallikal not in Indian team for the World championship
Dipika Pallikal not in Indian team for the World championship

The highest world-ranked squash player in India, Dipika Pallikal is not part of the national team for the World Women's Team Championship to be held in Canada from December 1 to 6.

'Corruption-free sports stepping stone to sporting success'
'Corruption-free sports stepping stone to sporting success'

Top squash player Dipika Pallikal on Tuesday asserted that clean up in sports is a must before India can stake its claim on becoming a sporting nation.

India's no. 1 woman player Dipika Pallikal unaware of world team event
India's no. 1 woman player Dipika Pallikal unaware of world team event

The highest-ranked Indian woman squash player, Dipika Pallikal, would be skipping next month's World Team Championships in Canada as she does not know about the event!

Sandhu shocks Ghosal to win maiden national title
Sandhu shocks Ghosal to win maiden national title

Playing an attacking brand of squash, Harinder Pal Sandhu shocked defending champion and 13-time winner Sourav Ghosal to clinch his maiden men's title in the Senior Nationals at the Cricket Club of India here on Saturday.

Professional squash to be run by one uniform body from 2015
Professional squash to be run by one uniform body from 2015

 The Professional Squash Association (PSA) and Women's Squash Association (WSA) are set to join forces in an historic merger that will see the sport run by one unified governing body for the first time ever.

Hat-trick of titles for Harinder, double for Dipika Pallikal
Hat-trick of titles for Harinder, double for Dipika Pallikal

Harinder Pal Sandhu helped himself to his third title and Dipika Pallikal her second on the trot in the four-leg JSW Challenger Squash Circuit here on Wednesday.

Egypt to host 2014 Women's World Squash Championship

The 2014 Women's World Squash Championship will take place in Egypt in December following an agreement reached this week between the Women's Squash Association (WSA) and Wadi Degla Holding.